The video producer works with departments, offices and individuals to conceptualize video projects designed primarily for external relations purposes. The video producer carries out all aspects of production, including videography, editing and distribution of videos via a variety of media channels.
Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university. Must supply a video portfolio demonstrating a variety of production skills in different video genres.
Minimum of three years of working with video systems and equipment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Consult with clients and handle all conceptions, preproduction, production and postproduction phases of video productions/projects, including but not limited to conceptual development via storyboarding and script writing/editing, staging, audio recording, directing talent, camera work and subsequent video editing.
Produce video coverage of important campus events for posting to the university's website, YouTube and social media platforms.
Produce video advertisements for use on broadcast media as well as video news releases to support relations with broadcast news outlets and E-Net news distribution.
Produce selected video segments for major campus events and convocations.
Manage the university's YouTube and ElonVideo channels, uploading and categorizing videos.
File and archive video footage to ensure it is preserved for future use as well as the university's historical record.
Work with the assistant director for video production in managing the University Communications video studio, broadcast equipment and video connections to external media, and maintaining video production equipment to ensure proper operating condition.
This position requires extensive experience in all phases of video and audio production, including extensive experience in non-linear editing systems, preferably Adobe Premier video editing software. Prefer experience in Photoshop and AfterEffects programs along with other multimedia programs.
Elon University has built a national reputation as the premier student-centered university that values experiential learning and strong relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. Elon’s 7,000 students prepare to become the ethical leaders the world needs, putting their knowledge into action on campus, in the community and around the globe. Elon is known for academic excellence across the curriculum, and for engaged learning programs in study abroad, internships, undergraduate research, leadership and community service. Elon is ranked the nation’s #1 master’s-level university for study abroad and is a top-producer of Fulbright Student Scholars and Peace Corps volunteers. Elon leads the nation in the annual U.S. News & World Report recognition for academic programs that “Focus on Student Success.” More than 435 full-time faculty members teach in six academic units: Elon College, the College of Arts and Sciences; the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business; the School of Communications; the School of Education; the School of Health Sciences; and the School of Law. Elon’s four-year graduation rate of 79 percent ranks in the top 10 percent of U.S. private uni...versities. The student-faculty ratio is 12-1, and the average class size is 20. The university’s 656-acre residential campus in the Town of Elon, N.C., is consistently recognized as one of the nation’s finest environments for learning. The Elon Phoenix NCAA Division I athletic program is a member of the Colonial Athletic Association.